Entries by Florence Kenefick

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Lay Off/ Short Time Working

Lay-off occurs where an employer is temporarily unable to provide an employee with the work for which they were employed. Short-time occurs where an employee’s hours of work or pay are reduced to less than 50% of normal weekly working hours or normal weekly pay. In both cases the employer must believe that the situation […]

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How To Manage Staff Holidays

As spring approaches, people’s minds turn to planning their summer holidays. Managing holiday requests can be challenging for a business, especially if employees request the same week off. How do you plan ahead so that business is not disrupted? Here are some tips to help you to manage your staff leave and avoid common employee […]